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 9:30 - 10:00 Learning slam session #1
10:10 - 10:40 Learning slam session #2
10:50 - 11:20 Learning slam session #3

12:40 - 1:10 Learning slam session #1
  1:20 - 1:50 Learning slam session #2
  2:00 - 2:30 Learning slam session #3
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Wednesday, August 27 • 9:30am - 10:00am
PEP Talks: Peers Engaging Peers

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Barriers exist between students based on feeder schools, transportation, social skill level, perceived differences or difficulties, and other less easily identifiable markers. As a result, some students feel it impossible to find belonging within the school.  Learn the value of peer mentoring, discover program structure, and engage in activities used to promote connections amongst students.  You will leave with all the tools to start up a PEP Talks program at your school and create a community where all students feel attached.


Sean Evans

Teacher (Resource), Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board

Kelly Fahey

Teacher (ANSC), Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board

Lara Holmested

Teacher (Social Studies), Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board
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Anne Nicholson

Consultant, Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board
At ESD, I am responsible for the Dropout Prevention dossier (including the SAGE Mentor Program) and for helping schools to implement the new Academic and Career Guidance Content (ACGC). My experience over the last couple of years working on POP content development will also be a helpful... Read More →

Wednesday August 27, 2014 9:30am - 10:00am EDT